Jamie Chung Cast in New Marvel and Fox Pilot

Former Once Upon A Time and Gotham actress,Jamie Chung has been cast as a series regular on an untitled new Marvel series pilot that will air on Fox, Marvel.com reports.

The pilot will be directed by X-Men heavyweight, Bryan Singer and written by Matt Nix. It focuses on two parents who find out that their children have mutant powers and are forced to go on the run from the government and joining up with a group of other mutants to survive.

Jamie Chung will be playing the role of Clarine Fong aka Blink, a character from the comics who has the power of teleportation. According to Marvel.com, she is “a sarcastic and lively tomboy. Clarice’s naturally strong exuberance has taken a hit after a sudden and traumatic upheaval of her life. As she adjusts to the new people and places that are suddenly ‘home,’ Clarice is slowly becoming herself again.”

Chung joins the cast which also includes Blair Redford who was cast as Sam, the strong-headed leader of the mutant underground network.

 

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